The table below looks at the statistics for Spring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spring over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pivotal Software Spring Framework
Rank 29 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Spring 14 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.66% 1.47% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.95% 6.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £35.50 £27.81
% change year-on-year
+54.92% +27.64%
Spring
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
78 79 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 20.37% 23.30% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 42 14
Average daily rate £338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Spring
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spring across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Spring Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Spring
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spring across the Northamptonshire region.

Spring Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Spring
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spring across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Spring Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Spring
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spring within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -4 3 £395 +21.53% 2
Corby - 2 £313 -
Spring
East Midlands

Spring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Spring also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spring.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) Java EE
3 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (70.00%) MVC
4 14 (70.00%) Spring MVC
5 13 (65.00%) JBoss
6 12 (60.00%) SOA
6 12 (60.00%) JUnit
6 12 (60.00%) JSP
6 12 (60.00%) Web Services
6 12 (60.00%) Subversion
6 12 (60.00%) Maven
7 11 (55.00%) Oracle
7 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
8 10 (50.00%) Tomcat
9 8 (40.00%) JPA
10 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
11 5 (25.00%) hybris
11 5 (25.00%) BDD
11 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
11 5 (25.00%) TDD
11 5 (25.00%) Ant
12 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
13 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
13 3 (15.00%) Apache Solr
13 3 (15.00%) JBoss Seam
13 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
13 3 (15.00%) Endeca
13 3 (15.00%) CSS

Spring
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Spring also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (65.00%) JBoss
2 10 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (15.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) JUnit
1 12 (60.00%) Subversion
1 12 (60.00%) Maven
2 5 (25.00%) Ant
3 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) Gradle
5 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 15 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Hybris Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) Java EE
2 14 (70.00%) Spring MVC
3 12 (60.00%) JSP
3 12 (60.00%) Web Services
4 11 (55.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (40.00%) JPA
6 3 (15.00%) JBoss Seam
6 3 (15.00%) CSS
6 3 (15.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) Struts
7 2 (10.00%) XHTML
7 2 (10.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) Ajax
7 2 (10.00%) RESTful
7 2 (10.00%) JSON
7 2 (10.00%) REST
8 1 (5.00%) CSS3
8 1 (5.00%) Spring Integration
8 1 (5.00%) HTML5
8 1 (5.00%) Apache CXF
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) MVC
3 12 (60.00%) SOA
4 5 (25.00%) BDD
4 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Microservices
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) hybris
3 3 (15.00%) Endeca